With the next Board of Directors meeting taking place Feb. 6-8, the Appraisal Institute will continue to focus its efforts in several key areas, particularly the Candidate for Designation Program. I look forward to working with AI leadership on behalf of our nearly 23,000 members in nearly 60 countries, and the valuation profession at large in the coming year.
Hopefully by now you’ve heard about the Candidate for Designation Program, approved by the Appraisal Institute Board of Directors last month. Effective Jan. 1, 2013, the Appraisal Institute will consist of: Designated members, Candidates for Designation, and Affiliates (practicing and non-practicing), as newly defined. The program’s emphasis will be on Designated members and those seeking to become designated. Learn more about the program.
During 2012, current Associate members will have the opportunity to choose whether they wish to become Candidates for Designation or Affiliates, as newly defined. [Read more…]